Elections


FILE - A canvas observer photographs Lehigh County provisional ballots as vote counting in the general election continues, Nov. 6, 2020, in Allentown, Pa. A review by The Associated Press in the six battleground states disputed by former President Trump has found fewer than 475 cases of potential voter fraud, a minuscule number that would have made no difference in the 2020 presidential election. Democrat Joe Biden won Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, Nevada, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin and their 79 Electoral College votes by a combined 311,257 votes out of 25.5 million ballots cast for president. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file)
How to Register to Vote in Pennsylvania

You must be registered to vote by Oct. 24 to be eligible to vote in the November general election.

A voter steps from the voting booth after casting a ballot in the Pennsylvania primary in Philadelphia, Tuesday, May 18, 2021. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
3 Important Dates to Remember for Pennsylvania Voters

As the November general election draws near, don’t miss these important deadlines to ensure your voice is heard at the ballot box.

Pennsylvania's Democratic attorney general Josh Shapiro speaks to a crowd during his campaign launch address for Pennsylvania governor, in Pittsburgh. Shapiro, is breaking with Gov. Tom Wolf on the centerpiece of Wolf's plan to fight climate change amid the pushback it has received from influential building trades unions. Shapiro’s statement came as he prepared Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021 to address union leaders from the pipeline trades who planned to question him about his position. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)
Here are the Top Races on the Ballot in Pennsylvania

All eyes will be on Pennsylvania in November as a number of hotly contested races with nationwide implications will be decided at the ballot box.

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, the Democratic nominee for the state's U.S. Senate seat, waves a towel after being introduced by wife Gisele Barreto Fetterman, right, during a rally in Erie, Pa., on Friday, Aug. 12, 2022. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
John Fetterman ‘Grateful’ in Return to Pa. Senate Race

Pennsylvania’s Democratic US Senate candidate acknowledged he was lucky to be alive as he officially returned to the campaign trail in Erie on Friday, more than 90 days after he suffered a stroke that threatened his life and political prospects.

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, who is running for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate, speaks at a Centre County Democrats' breakfast event at a hotel at the Mountain View Country Club, Saturday, April 9, 2022, in Boalsburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Marc Levy)
Expect a ‘Raw’ John Fetterman in His Return to the Campaign Trail

Pennsylvania’s Democratic US Senate candidate John Fetterman is holding a rally Friday in Erie, his first public appearance since suffering a stroke in May.

FILE - Mehmet Oz takes part in a forum for Republican candidates for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania at the Pennsylvania Leadership Conference in Camp Hill, Pa., April 2, 2022. Millionaire candidates and billionaire investors are harnessing their considerable personal wealth to try to win competitive Republican primaries for open U.S. Senate seats in Pennsylvania and Ohio. In Pennsylvania, three multimillionaire candidates, including TV's Dr. Mehmet Oz, report loaning their campaigns over $20 million combined. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
Report: Dr. Oz Receiving Tax Break on Multi-Million Dollar Pennsylvania Property He Doesn’t Live In

The Republican US Senate candidate’s Montgomery County home qualifies for a controversial state program that offers tax break incentives to wealthy homeowners for not developing farm or forestland.

FILE - Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis addresses attendees during the Turning Point USA Student Action Summit, Friday, July 22, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)
Ron DeSantis to Campaign for Doug Mastriano in Pittsburgh

Florida’s governor and potential 2024 GOP presidential candidate is coming to Pennsylvania to rally on behalf of fellow far-right Republican Doug Mastriano.